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Belated Happy Earth Day – NYC Confiscates Bikes for Obama Visit

Posted by invizweb on May 3, 2010

Ralph Bernardo of Disinfo, once again finds  another case of NYPD hi-jinx as told via way of the Gothamist: Read the rest of this entry »

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Minority Religions and the Media – A Short Tirade

Posted by invizweb on April 25, 2010

Last week, there was much uproar over Muhammad and Islam on South Park, (which I did watch after a long ban, since I wanted to find out about Cartman’s real father since I felt that storyline was not properly resolved when i watched it as a kid), which prompted Jon Stewart to make this rebuttal on the Daily Show.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Happy 04/20 – Some Food for Thought

Posted by invizweb on April 20, 2010

To all celebrants, Happy 04/20 (Marijuana Activism Day or however you like to interpret this).  Here is a number of articles assembled by friend of the site, Raymond Wiley of the Disinformation Podcast.  (They also released a good nonfiction anthology years back on the subject of “illicit substances”)

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Disney, the Academy and Co Paves the Way Against Vodou

Posted by invizweb on March 7, 2010

Tonight Disney’s  the Princess and the Frog is up for an Academy Award.  It is too bad the Academy probably did not read up on what the real critics had to say about the film.  The following is from an article written by Jason Pitzl-Waters on the Wild Hunt blog: Read the rest of this entry »

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NYPD Allegedly Sodomizes Marijuana Smoker

Posted by invizweb on January 28, 2010

Tony Newman wrote this for Alternet:

New York City police have arrested over 300,000 people for low-level marijuana possession since 1997, sometimes employing outrageous methods to humiliate citizens. Read the rest of this entry »

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“The ACORN Journalists” Arrested for Allegedly Impersonating Civil Servants and Attempting to Bug Louisiana Senator Landrieu’s Office

Posted by invizweb on January 27, 2010

from AlterNet, by Joshua Holland

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Celebrated Historian Howard Zinn Passes Away at Age 87

Posted by invizweb on January 27, 2010

via WikiMedia Commons

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Top 25 Censored Stories for 2010

Posted by invizweb on December 20, 2009

Courtesy of this post by Project Censored:
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Updated: CNN Video Addendum to “Witch” Crusade Mutilates and Murders Children in Nigeria

Posted by invizweb on November 24, 2009

Addendum (11/24/2009):  Here is a video from CNN in which a witch hunt and trial occurs in India.

Jason Pitzl-Waters has brought up an important subject that current afflicts many children in Nigeria.

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To Get Healthcare Reform Bill Passed, House Dems Deny Women’s Choice to Appease U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

Posted by invizweb on November 11, 2009

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Wall Street bonuses to rise 40%

Posted by invizweb on November 8, 2009

I thank Klint Finley for originally posting this on his site here. Read the rest of this entry »

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CIA agents guilty of Italy kidnap

Posted by invizweb on November 5, 2009

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